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  1. G Adventures operating Haiti tours in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Travel Weekly

    G Adventures is offering five Haiti departures in 2015, five years after a devastating earthquake ravaged the country. In 2013, the small-group adventure tour operator was approached by the Inter-American Development Bank to assess Haiti's tourism potential.

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  2. Vintage vodou: Everhart exhibit explores beauty of 'mash up' of African cultures and ChristianityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | The Times-Tribune

    Religious iconography, dark passages of history rooted in the slave trade, and the beauty of intricate crafting come together for a new exhibit opening Friday at the Everhart Museum in Scranton. "Sacred Symbols in Sequins: Vintage Haitian Vodou Flags" will be on display through Dec. 29 and feature 18 flags as well as six bottles used in spiritual ceremonies in the Caribbean nation.

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  3. Top 10 Caribbean sunshine breaks: Early bargains for winterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 21 | Mirror.co.uk

    Dreading winter? Soften the blow by booking a week of guaranteed sunshine now. Here's our pick of the best early bargains for November, December and January... Jolly Beach Resort and Spa has a mile-long stretch of white sand and all rooms have a view of the ocean.

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  4. PMC Transport Helps Move Donated Equipment from Mirabel Airport to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | PRWeb

    PMC Transport acquires contract to transport Mirabel Airport to Haiti, as part of a donation of airport equipment by the Canadian government. We are proud to be playing our part in contributing to the improvement in Haiti's airport system, which will hopefully help boost industry, the economy and tourism in the country.

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  5. Holyoke Medical Center Dr. Richard Levrault collecting supplies for people in HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | MassLive.com

    Dr. Richard Levrault Jr., a critical care physician at Holyoke Medical Center, is raising funds for a human service organization which helps the impoverished people of Haiti. Levrault, of South Hadley, has traveled to Haiti over the past few years to assist the Haitian Health Foundation, an organization founded, in 1982, by his uncle.

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  6. Marriott's Latin American hotels set to nearly double by 2017.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | 4 Hoteliers

    Latin America and the Caribbean will be a key driver of Marriott International's hotel and jobs growth over the next three years. At this week's World Travel & Tourism Conference , Craig S. Smith, president of the Caribbean and Latin America at Marriott International, Inc., announced that the company expects to reach the milestone of 5,000 hotels by 2017, planning to add 1,300 new hotels in the next three years at the rate of approximately 6 per week.

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  7. LIAT restructures network and winter scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Caribbean News Now!

    ST JOHN'S, Antigua -- As part of a major initiative to restructure its commercial activities to meet customer needs and to improve performance of the airline, LIAT will change its schedule periods from the three seasonal schedules currently produced to a standard IATA schedule, which covers two seasons. The new winter schedule will come into effect on 26 October 2014 and run until 28 March 2015.

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  8. Marriott Leads Conversation on Future of Travel at WTTC in PeruRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Hospitality Net

    Lima, Peru -- Latin America and the Caribbean will be a key driver of Marriott International's hotel and jobs growth over the next three years. At this week's World Travel & Tourism Conference , Craig S. Smith, president of the Caribbean and Latin America at Marriott International, Inc. , announced that the company expects to reach the milestone of 5,000 hotels by 2017, planning to add 1,300 new hotels in the next three years at the rate of approximately 6 per week.

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  9. Marriott's Latin American Hotels Set to Nearly Double by 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Hotel News Resource

    At this week's World Travel & Tourism Conference , Craig Smith, president of the Caribbean and Latin America at Marriott International, Inc. , announced that the company expects to reach the milestone of 5,000 hotels by 2017, planning to add 1,300 new hotels in the next three years at the rate of 6 per week. In Latin America alone, the company expects to close 2017 with 150 hotels across 25 countries, nearly doubling its portfolio in Latin America.

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  10. Inspired by the Death of His Wife Miami, FL Author Publishes New Philosophy BookRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 9 | PR Leap

    September 9, 2014 - "28 Truths to Know Before One Leaves This World," a new philosophy book by Charles W. Bayas, M.D., has been released by Dorrance Publishing Co., Inc. Cremation, breastfeeding, the feminist movement, medication, man's relationship to man, animals, plants, the entire cosmos, and much that we as humans know and take for granted are given an intriguing treatment by Dr. Bayas in this current work. There has been a multitude of research probing the human situation, many of them taking a holistic approach, which at first glance "28 Truths to Know Before One Leaves This World" seems to trend.

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  11. How a helicopter and a pipe can bring water to disaster survivorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | AlertNet

    People walk through a makeshift tent camp in Port-au-Prince, Haiti February 22, 2010, after the earthquake. REUTERS/Carlos Barria SAN FRANCISCO - When a massive earthquake struck Haiti in 2010, two engineering students at the Georgia Institute of Technology were struck by how difficult it was to restore water supplies to the millions of people affected by the disaster.

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  12. DANIELLERead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | The Madison Courier

    Danielle Wilhoit says she has been changed by her experiences during a summer mission trip to Haiti. Danielle is a senior at Madison consolidated High School.

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  13. Les Couleurs Charity Brings Art to Haitian OrphanagesRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 3 | PR.com

    CREATE is a program that offers creative art education to underprivileged children.

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  14. Mission Possible: Changing the world, one purchase, one person, one meal at a timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 2 | Ruidoso News

    The nation has just celebrated its 120th official Labor Day, an event first held in 1882 that became a federal holiday in 1894.

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  15. Post-surgery, Haitian teen's smile as bright as everRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2014 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Host mother Iris Feduniewicz, left, shares a moment with Hennglise Dorival during a gathering at Operation Smile's headquarters Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, in Virginia Beach.

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  16. How to Wisely Give Humanitarian AidRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | Barron's

    Humanitarian aid has developed a bad reputation in recent years. When an earthquake ravaged southern Haiti in January 2010, leaving an estimated 316,000 dead, $9 billion was committed for relief and reconstruction, including $3 billion in private donations.

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  17. Haitian leaders' bold vision goes beyond October electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    For the first time in two centuries, Haiti has leadership that is taking a businesslike approach to running the country, with President Michel Martelly and Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe encouraging the government's ministers and secretaries to act as executives in the service of Haiti's 10 million shareholders.

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  18. Aeroports de Montreal Donates Airport Equipment to the Republic of Haiti for Cap Haitien AirportRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2014 | Market Wire

    Aeroports de Montreal , in partnership with the Republic of Haiti's Autorite aeroportuaire nationale and with the support of the Canadian Embassy in Haiti, is pleased to announce the donation of airport equipment for Cap Haitien International Airport.

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  19. Haiti condemns recent police violenceRead the original story

    Aug 23, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    Haitian authorities are condemning police violence in one of the country's provinces , and are seeking the U.S. Embassy's help in tracking down one of the officers involved who has supposedly fled to the United States.

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  20. Princeton Haiti KONEKTE Program Aims to Connect Two CommunitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2014 | Town Topics

    HELPING HANDS: Princeton Day School student Emily Yuhas and two young Haitian friends spent time together during the recent summer service trip by KONEKTE to Haiti, where participants helped with construction of a new remote village school, leading art classes, installing a "solar suitcase" at an orphanage and middle school, and other tasks.

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